Security update for libcap

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2023:2765-1
Rating: moderate
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CVSS scores:
  • CVE-2023-2602 ( SUSE ): 3.3 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
  • CVE-2023-2602 ( NVD ): 3.3 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
  • CVE-2023-2603 ( SUSE ): 4.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:L
  • CVE-2023-2603 ( NVD ): 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Affected Products:
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP4
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP5
  • openSUSE Leap 15.4
  • openSUSE Leap 15.5
  • openSUSE Leap Micro 5.3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5
  • SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3
  • SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3
  • SUSE Manager Server 4.3

An update that solves two vulnerabilities can now be installed.

Description:

This update for libcap fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2023-2602: Fixed improper memory release in libcap/psx/psx.c:__wrap_pthread_create() (bsc#1211418).
  • CVE-2023-2603: Fixed an integer overflow or wraparound in libcap/cap_alloc.c:_libcap_strdup() (bsc#1211419).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Moderate update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • openSUSE Leap Micro 5.3
    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-Leap-Micro-5.3-2023-2765=1
  • openSUSE Leap 15.4
    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.4-2023-2765=1
  • openSUSE Leap 15.5
    zypper in -t patch openSUSE-SLE-15.5-2023-2765=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.3
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.3-2023-2765=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.3-2023-2765=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.4
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.4-2023-2765=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Micro-5.4-2023-2765=1
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP4
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP4-2023-2765=1
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP5
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP5-2023-2765=1

Package List:

  • openSUSE Leap Micro 5.3 (aarch64 x86_64)
    • libcap-debugsource-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • openSUSE Leap 15.4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    • libcap2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-progs-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-debugsource-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-progs-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-devel-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • openSUSE Leap 15.4 (x86_64)
    • libcap2-32bit-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-32bit-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-32bit-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-32bit-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • openSUSE Leap 15.5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    • libcap2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-progs-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-debugsource-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-progs-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-devel-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • openSUSE Leap 15.5 (x86_64)
    • libcap2-32bit-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-32bit-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-32bit-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-32bit-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.3 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    • libcap-debugsource-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.3 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    • libcap-debugsource-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro for Rancher 5.4 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    • libcap-debugsource-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.4 (aarch64 s390x x86_64)
    • libcap-debugsource-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP4 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    • libcap2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-progs-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-debugsource-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-progs-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-devel-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP4 (x86_64)
    • libcap2-32bit-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-32bit-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64)
    • libcap2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libpsx2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-progs-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-debugsource-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-progs-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap-devel-2.63-150400.3.3.1
  • Basesystem Module 15-SP5 (x86_64)
    • libcap2-32bit-2.63-150400.3.3.1
    • libcap2-32bit-debuginfo-2.63-150400.3.3.1

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